Monthly Archives: July 2011

Comfort shopping

One of the problems of quieter night watches is that a chap can get to be at a bit at a loss for something to do. If he’s got an internet connection and a debit or credit card handy he … Continue reading

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Winning

The Ayshire winners of th Euro-millions Lotto thing have just been on the telly. Is it just me? Anyone else get the feeling that they’ve already spent their winnings? On pies!! Oh well, it takes all sorts. Lots and lots … Continue reading

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Mercy and forgiveness

Memsahib seems to have forgiven the chucks for the garden decimation yesterday. She’d kept them in the extended run all day but did source some green treats to keep them happy. A few hours ago they were on the brink … Continue reading

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Garden. What garden?

The strong winds this morning, unseasonably from the North East, blew down the wire fencing around memsahib Allatsea’s precious flower pots. It wasn’t a pretty site. The chucks ate the lot, right down to soil level, then, seemingly climbed into … Continue reading

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Where did that go?

Just back on nights. Two weeks off, they say, it didn’t seem like it, it never does. Tch tch. Must be an age thing. That or being drunk for 14 days in a row compresses time a tadge. I jest of … Continue reading

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